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Living below the extreme poverty line for 5 days

Today I’d like to write about something that I strongly feel about: poverty and education. The more I grow up, the more sensitive I feel about world issues and sometimes almost guilty to be in such a good position in my life and not trying to help other people. 201 more words


What food would you buy for only $10 for five days?

Next Monday I will  be eating for $2 or less.  And I will repeat that every day until Friday.  Every day. No cheating. Not even on ‘free’ food such as foraged dandelion weeds or cake baked for morning tea by friends at work.   434 more words

#fdbloggersBTL Day 3

On Tuesday morning, I’ll admit to being grumpy upon waking up. When I remembered that I was having beans on toast again, I made a weird just-woke-up groany noise that I hope never to make again.  512 more words


#fdbloggersBTL Day 2: Am I finding this too easy?

Edit since posting: I just want to make it clear that I’m not trying to belittle or downplay the experiences of those living in actual food poverty. 436 more words


Spicy yellow split pea and carrot soup

In May I’m doing Live Below the Line. I’m hoping to raise $200 but more importantly I’m going to eat on $2 a day for 5 days and work, study, exercise and keep up a social life. 270 more words


Why am I doing Live below the line ?

I am doing the live below the line challenge for a number of reasons.

Firstly, I am aware that there are people in our world living with poverty. 197 more words

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Living below the line

Did you know that billions of people world wide are living in extreme poverty ?

Families across the world are forced to live in horrible conditions due to varying circumstances and reasons. 854 more words

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